My Personal Statement On My Life

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Gandhi quoted: “Your beliefs become your thoughts, your thoughts become your words, your words become actions, your actions become your habits, your habits become your values, your values become your destiny”. Reading this book makes me reflect a lot about what I am doing in my life. Am I really enjoying my life? Am I using my full potential to accomplish my goals and also being beneficial for those around me? And I could not stop thinking that I am the molder and owner of my destiny, whatever thing I want to do or accomplish depends only on my efforts and my commitment to work hard toward such desire or goal. There are many good teachings in this book, that I not going to be able to talk about all of them, but I will try to write in this…show more content…
So as I have said before, I took control of the decisions that become my destiny, or at least I am trying to do so. Leadership is about influence, it is about meeting other needs, not their wants. Leadership is the skill of influence people to work enthusiastically toward goals identified as being for the common good; and like any skill, leadership has to be practiced regularly. But, what can I do to be a better leader? How can I practice the leadership skill to develop it and to improve it? One really important concept to remember here is to remember the golden rule, treat other in the way I want them to treat me. If leadership is about meeting other needs, and treat them as I want to be treated, then I have to identify other needs and at that point act upon these needs in a the way I would like other to do it over my own needs. So, what kind of leader I am? And what kind of leader I would like to be? And quoting from the book, “I am not where I need to be, but I am better than I used to be.” Being a leader is a constant process of learning and practice, and I find myself making progress if I am better now than I was yesterday, and I think that is a key point, I progress step by step and if I am a better person today than I was yesterday I am going in the right direction. So again the question, what kind of leader am
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